Year of foundation: 1896
Approx. number of students: 22,600
MCI partner since: 2020
Beijing is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the world's third most populous city and most populous capital city. The city is located in northern China and is governed as a municipality under the direct administration of the central government.
Beijing is an important world capital and one of the world's leading centers for culture, diplomacy and politics, business and economy, education, language, and science and technology. The megacity is the second largest Chinese city by urban population after Shanghai and is the nation's cultural, educational, and political center.
Beijing Jiaotong University is one of the oldest universities in mainland China. The main campus is located at Haidian District in central Beijing. It is a Chinese Ministry of Education Double First Class Discipline University with Double First Class status in certain disciplines.
The university is a member of the Beijing university of science and technology alliance. BJTU has received over 3,000 foreign students and visiting scholars from as many as 71 countries and regions of Asia, Africa, Europe and North America, etc.